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Louisiana Science Fair winners announced

Posted on March 24, 2015 at 4:45 pm

Louisiana Elementary and Middle Schools recently announced Science Fair winners. Earth Science, grades 3-5: third place, Jasmine Perez; second place, Blake Maier and first place, Russel Price and Lindsey Reeves. Earth Science, grades 6-8: third place, Tori Darnell and Estefania Ramirez; second place, Cori Johner and Sydney Hodkins and first place, Caitlin England. Life Science, grades K-2: first place, Dominic Hathaway. Life Science, grades 3-5: third place, Brilin Stewart; second place,

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  • Math contest competitors

    Posted on March 17, 2015 at 4:21 pm

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    Louisiana middle school students recently competed with nine other area schools in the Missouri Council of Teachers of Mathematics annual regional math contest. Participating this year were: from left, Kellen Dewey, Dalton Gloe, Amanda Sencenbaugh, Abby Moon, Ti Niedner, Caitlin England, Aubrey Wendel, Emily Hughes, Marianne Edwards and Rebecca Calvin. Not pictured are Logan Crocker, Cecelia Hathaway, Michael Powers and Marin Powers.

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  • Clopton holds science fair

    Posted on March 10, 2015 at 3:25 pm

    Clopton science fair county winners are, back row, from left, Jack O’Brien, Logan Hall, Mary Margaret Garrett, Daniel Harvey, Justin Griego and Brendan Patchin; front row, from left, Landon Blackwell, Katherine Dixon, Olivia Brune, Megan Harrelson, Riley Walker and Jared Hoehn.

    The Clopton Science Fair, for students in Kindergarten through eighth grade, was held Monday, Feb. 23. A reception was held at 5:30 p.m. and awards were presented at 6 p.m. There were 10 projects chosen to compete at the Pike County Science Fair to be held March 10 at St. Clement. These include: Life Science K-2: Kain Eivins; Life Science 3-5: Landon Blackwell; Earth Science 3-5: Jack O’Brien; Life Science

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  • Shelter Foundation to offer scholarships

    Posted on March 3, 2015 at 2:53 pm

    This spring, the Shelter Insurance® Foundation will award three $2,000 scholarships to graduates of Clopton and Louisiana High Schools. Shelter Agent, Tim Jenkins sponsors and partially funds these scholarships. A committee of local high school officials and community leaders will select the local recipients. The committee will consider each applicant’s scholastic achievements, educational goals, citizenship, moral character and participation and leadership in shcool anbd community activities. The scholarship is given

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  • Todd Smith named new Louisiana schools superintendent

    Posted on March 3, 2015 at 12:53 pm


    The Louisiana R-II School District board didn’t have to look very far or long to name a replacement for Superintendent Dr. Richard Basden Louisiana High School Principal Todd Smith was unanimously selected to replace Basden by the district school board in a special meeting held Thursday, Feb. 26. Basden has decided to retire to spend more time with his family. Smith will take over in mid-August and Basden will step

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  • Louisiana and Clopton FFA Chapters celebrate FFA Week

    Posted on February 25, 2015 at 12:12 pm


    The Louisiana  and Clopton FFA Chapters will celebrate National FFA Week, Feb. 21-28. This year’s theme is Go All Out! and it embraces more than 80 years of FFA traditions while looking forward to the organization’s future. More than half a million members will participate in National FFA Week activities at local, state and national levels. These members have a passion for agriculture. Designated as National FFA Week in 1947,

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  • Science fair set

    Posted on February 25, 2015 at 11:28 am

    Students in Pike County Schools are looking forward to the Pike County Science Fair to be held on Tuesday, March 10, at St. Clement School. St. Clement will be hosting the Pike County Science Fair in the Parish Center, located behind the school. Judging will start at 9 a.m. and awards will be announced at 6:30 pm. Doors will open at 5:30 to allow interested families and friends to see

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